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DIY Spooky Halloween Poison Bottles

4 Materials
$10
1 Hour
Easy

We are ghouling-it-up around here at Zest. It is the first day of October and it is time to add some haunting flare to your home before guests arrive. I love this project because it is effortless and the result is way too fun! There is something so dang rewarding when you can bust out a cool project just by gathering a few things around the house that you already have. Seriously gratifying.

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diy spooky halloween poison bottles
All you need are some empty bottles, some chalk paint and either some stickers or some printable labels.

(Note: scroll to the bottom for some cute freebie labels from Two Crafty Hands)
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Remove the corks or caps, and give your bottle a dunk for a drippy texture.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Let the excess drip off before you flip it over to create your “drips.”
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Once you achieve the drip marks that you like, flip it back over so that it can dry without the paint completely covering the bottle.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
For another look, fill a bottle with the chalk paint and shake it up!
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
This technique will keep the glass sheen when it dries.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Finally, for a third look, paint the exterior of the bottle with the chalk paint.  You will have to do two coats, but when it dries it will take on a really cool effect.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
The final step, once they are dry, is to give your bottles some spooky labels.  These we picked up at Michael’s for cheap, but you can easily print you own.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Here are the cute Halloween labels! We love Halloween decor!
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Spooky, spooky.
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Happy Halloween!!
xoxo
Chanda
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
Thank you to Two Crafty Hands for these printable labels!!
diy spooky halloween poison bottles
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3 questions
  • Tracie
    on Oct 11, 2017

    I don't understand. Why would you use chalkboard paint over regular paint if you're just going to put stickers on it? It costs more and you're not even using the chalkboard surface ????????

  • Linda
    on Oct 20, 2017

    Do you use anything to seal the chalk paint?

  • Linda
    on Oct 20, 2017

    Do you use anything to seal the chalk paint?

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